Elizabeth Akanbi-Ogabi Communications Director & Founder of For Working Ladies | The Dots

Elizabeth Akanbi-Ogabi

Communications Director & Founder of For Working LadiesLondon, United Kingdom
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Elizabeth Akanbi-Ogabi

Communications Director & Founder of For Working LadiesLondon, United Kingdom
About me
I'm the founder of For Working Ladies - a platform to support women in building their professional careers, whether that is climbing up the corporate ladder or building her startup. We produce digital content, host IRL events and provide a supportive network.
Projects
  • Exciting News: Pre-Order my book Side Hustle in Progress published by Harper CollinsExciting news: I'm publishing my first book "Side Hustle in Progress: A Guide to Kickstarting Your Business" with HarperCollins Publishers in 2021. The guide is aimed at women looking to start their own business, and at supporting them through the process. Side Hustle in Progress aims to break down the seemingly overwhelming process. Packed full of definitive advice, inspiration and case studies, readers will learn how to start their own side hustle, while also finding fresh ideas to help them
  • Goal Setting WorkshopThursday, February 27th, we’ll be hosting a unique goal setting workshop which focuses on your overall life mission as well as short term goals — inspired by Angela Duckworth’s book “Grit” .⁣ ⁣ We’ll be teaching you how to effectively plan out your goals in a hierarchy and how to stay focused.⁣ ⁣ There will also be a brief talk from my accountability partner on how to go about creating an accountability partnership and the benefits! It's a complete game changer!⁣ ⁣ Expect tunes, drinks at the b
  • 2020 Vision Board PartyKicked off the year with a room filled with powerful inspirational women. We opened up, got vulnerable, got advice and dreamt big. A big thank you to our panel who shared their wisdom around dreaming big, from a beauty entrepreneur to a digital media entrepreneur, we heard a variety of advice. Sign up at forworkingladies.com/newsletter to find out about our next event.
  • Female Media & Events platform
  • The Art Of Launching... - Buy Tickets HereThese days starting a business (or a side hustle) is a bit like owning a little black dress, everyone seems to want one! The hardest part of creating a business is starting, what are the first steps you need to take? A question we sometimes ponder on for so long that we eventually take no action. Or maybe you're new to the entrepreneurial journey and need more confidence and practical advice on how to build a brand.  On Thursday, 7 February, Join me for a conversation with Lana Elie (Founder of
  • She's My Co-founder SeriesA series I created for www.forworkingladies.com . A series all about powerhouse cofounders who also happen to be (you guessed it) female. We’re going to be diving in with women who support and nurture each other through all things business and beyond to find out just exactly what it’s like working alongside a gal pal. For this series I interviewed 10 co-founders, the stories are told through video, interviews and pictures. Each week we publish a new story from diverse smart women who dream and
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Work history
    AuthorHarperCollins Publishers
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    I'm publishing my first book "Side Hustle in Progress: A Guide to Kickstarting Your Business" with HarperCollins Publishers in 2021. The guide is aimed at women looking to start their own business, and at supporting them through the process. Side Hustle in Progress aims to break down the seemingly overwhelming process. Packed full of definitive advice, inspiration and case studies, readers will learn how to start their own side hustle, while also finding fresh ideas to help them feel empowered and excited about their future.
    Communications DirectorOgilvy
    London, United KingdomFull Time
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Skills
  • Digital Media
  • Branded Content
  • Content Production
  • Content Management
  • Social Media
  • Internal Communications
  • Event Curation
  • Digital Journalism
  • Editorial Content
  • Digital Marketing
Education
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    Communication, Advertising and MarketingChartered Institute of Marketing
     - London, United Kingdom
    MSc International BusinessLondon South Bank University
     - London, United Kingdom
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